Sylvester Caldwell

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2014

    Mayor of Pine Lawn Sylvester Caldwell Arrested by FBI, Charged with Extortion

    Mayor Sylvester Caldwell of Pine Lawn, the tiny north-county town just southeast of Ferguson, was arrested on Thursday by the FBI, according to the U.S. Attorney of the Eastern District of Missouri. He's been charged with extortion which could carry a penalty of up to twenty years in prison and fine ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Pine Lawn Residents Really Don't Like Paying for Trash Pickup

    It's going to take a lot of work to clean up Pine Lawn.‚ÄčThat headline is perhaps the most memorable factoid culled from a state audit into the finances of the north St. Louis County suburb. According to the audit released yesterday, 799 trash customers in Pine Lawn (or 63 percent of all accounts) ... More >>

  • News

    July 5, 2006

    The Little City That Couldn't

    Buried in bureaucratic incompetence and scandal, Pine Lawn might be headed for a pine box.

  • News

    November 28, 2001

    The Wright Stuff

    Mayor Adrian Wright knows what's right for Pine Lawn. If folks don't like it, that's just tough.